Orleans County Churches

Guide to Churches in Orleans County Louisiana, including Leading Christian Denominations

This guide provides a listing of Christian churches and cathedrals and other places of Christian worship in Orleans County Louisiana. The guide serves as a starting point of information for residents, visitors, and those considering moving to the area. You may want to attend services at several different churches to find the right church leadership, congregation, ministries, observances and other aspects of church life that appeal to you.

Find Christian resources in Orleans by city which include New Orleans Churches. To browse through churches by all cities in Orleans County, see the list in the left column.

Leading Christian Denominations in Orleans County Louisiana

Evangelical Denominations39,543
Catholic Church136,377
American Baptist Churches441
Assemblies of God1,143
Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)236
Church of the Nazarene78
Episcopal Church6,138
Evangelical Lutheran Church864
Presbyterian Church3,196
Seventh-Day Adventist Church3,356
United Church of Christ1,278
United Methodist Church11,193

Note: The data was downloaded from the Association of Religion Data Archives, and were collected by Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies.

About Orleans County Louisiana - Background Information

Total population223,388
Population per square mile2677.8 people
Median income$27,355
Average travel time to work25.7 minutes
Number of companies33,669
Size of Orleans County Louisiana180.56 square miles

Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau